Robert William Scapens

Alliance Manchester Business School

Professor of Accounting

Booth Street West

Manchester, M15 6PB

United Kingdom

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Scholarly Papers (10)

1.

Performance Measurement in Universities: A Comparative Study of Two A&F Groups in the Netherlands and the UK

Number of pages: 43 Posted: 11 Jul 2009
Henk J. ter Bogt and Robert William Scapens
University of Groningen - Faculty of Economics and Business - Dept. of Accounting and Alliance Manchester Business School
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performance measurement, universities, new public management, journal rankings, institutional theory, institutional logics

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Institutions, Rationality and Agency in Management Accounting: Rethinking and Extending the Burns and Scapens Framework

Number of pages: 34 Posted: 12 Jul 2014
Henk J. ter Bogt and Robert William Scapens
University of Groningen - Faculty of Economics and Business - Dept. of Accounting and Alliance Manchester Business School
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Corporatisation and Accounting Change: The Role of Accounting and Accountants in a Malaysian Public Utility

Management Accounting Research, June 2007
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 08 Mar 2007
Abu Kasim Nor-Aziah and Robert William Scapens
University Putra Malaysia and Alliance Manchester Business School
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Corporatisation, accounting change, loose coupling, institutional theory, trust and power

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Institutions, Situated Rationality and Agency in Management Accounting: Extending the Burns and Scapens Framework

Number of pages: 36 Posted: 09 May 2018
Henk J. ter Bogt and Robert William Scapens
University of Groningen - Faculty of Economics and Business - Dept. of Accounting and Alliance Manchester Business School
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Institutions, Logics, Situated rationality, Agency, Management accounting change

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The Use of Management Control Mechanisms by Public Organizations with a Network Coordination Role: A Case Study in the Port Industry

Management Accounting Research, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 1 Posted: 17 Sep 2011
Luís Marques, Joao Ribeiro and Robert William Scapens
Católica Porto, School of Economics and Management, Catholic University of Portugal, Universidade do Porto - Faculdade de Economia (FEP) and Alliance Manchester Business School
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management control mechanisms, inter-organizational relationships, networks, network coordinator, ports

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Institutions, Situated Rationality and Agency in Management Accounting: A Research Note Extending the Burns and Scapens Framework

Forthcoming, Accounting, Auditing & Accountability Journal DOI/10.1108/AAAJ-05-2016-2578
Posted: 25 Aug 2019
Robert William Scapens
Alliance Manchester Business School

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Governing Product Co-Development Projects: The Role of Minimal Structures

Management Accounting Research, Forthcoming
Posted: 26 Jul 2015
Jeltje van der Meer-Kooistra and Robert William Scapens
University of Groningen - Faculty of Economics and Business and Alliance Manchester Business School

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Governance; product co-development; lateral relationships; minimal structures; firmness and flexibility; temporal embeddedness; a-temporality

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Performance Management in Universities: Effects of the Transition to More Quantitative Measurement

European Accounting Review, Forthcoming
Posted: 14 Feb 2012
Henk J. ter Bogt and Robert William Scapens
University of Groningen - Faculty of Economics and Business - Dept. of Accounting and Alliance Manchester Business School

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Performance measurement, performance management, PMS, universities, Netherlands, UK

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Trust for Accounting and Accounting for Trust

Management Accounting Research, Vol. 17, No. 1, pp. 11-41, March 2006
Posted: 30 Mar 2006 Last Revised: 14 Feb 2012
Cristiano Busco, Angelo Riccaboni and Robert William Scapens
University of Siena, University of Siena and Alliance Manchester Business School

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Management Accounting, Change, Crisis, Trust, Expert Systems

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Understanding Management Accounting Practices: A Personal Journey

British Accounting Review, Vol. 38, No. 1, pp. 1-30, March 2006
Posted: 08 Feb 2006 Last Revised: 25 Jul 2015
Robert William Scapens
Alliance Manchester Business School

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Management accounting, practices, change, institutional theory, rules and routines